On Jan. 3 the Minidoka County Sheriff's Office responded to a call regarding animal abuse. When a sheriff's deputy arrived at the residence he found a deceased dog lying next to the front fence near Baseline Road.
A Gooding High School employee faces felony sexual battery charges of a child aged 16 to 17 years of age. Police arrested Ann Kuroki, 26, on Friday night. They began investigating the relationship on Wednesday after they received news that Kuroki could be having a relationship with a male student.